During the Second World War, 2,600 Ontario Mennonite men served in conscientious objector work camps. Through archival records, this exhibit recovers their voices and stories. Free. Guided tours and additional programming available for groups if arranged in advance.
Join us at THEMUSEUM’s newest exhibit Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters. We invite guests of all ages to come learn about tornadoes, volcanoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes through interactive displays.
A Series of Challenging Inter-Faith Conversations
Organized by the Renison Institute of Ministry, Studies in Islam, and the Centre for Dialogue and Spirituality in the World Religions.
Echo of the Unknown stems from the artist’s memories of her grandfather's struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Centering on the four-channel video installation Can't Find My Way Home, the exhibition addresses the challenges of maintaining a sense of self in the face of physical and psychological extremes. This exhibition has been organized by Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston.
TEDxUW is a key player in the global TED movement, which aims to share ‘ideas worth spreading’, for free, across the world. TEDxUW has brought many brilliant minds together in order to network, share ideas, and change and challenge perspectives on our ever-changing world.
Would you like to deepen your understanding of quantum mechanics and how to convey its beauty and societal importance to your students? The Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) has a free workshop on quantum mechanics and technology that will provide you with lesson plans and affordable, ready-to-go activities to take back to your classroom. November 25, 2016 to November 27, 2016 you will participate in hands-on activities, attend a few lectures and enjoy enrichment activities, as well as take part in round-table discussions on how to incorporate what you’ve learned into your curriculum.
Sleeper_Vertical is a generative animation work by Ian Birse and Laura Kavanaugh, created for the unique aspect ratio of the Christie Digital MicroTiles Wall at the University of Waterloo Stratford Campus. The animation will be on display at the Stratford Campus from 12:00 - 5:00 PM on weekends from September 10 - November 27.
The University of Waterloo Chamber Choir explores themes and music from across the ages, including works by Tomas Luis de Victoria, Ēriks Ešenvalds, Ola Gjeilo, and John Tavener. This twenty-five voice choir will transport you across the centuries. Directed by Dr. Mark Vuorinen, who also directs the Grand Philharmonic Choir.